Local student graduates from Gonzaga University

Abigail Folchi of Beckwourth received her Bachelor of Arts in biology, with an environmental studies major, magna cum laude, from Gonzaga University. She participated in graduation exercises during the commencement ceremony that was held May 12 in Spokane’s Veterans’ Memorial Arena.

Gonzaga University is a private Catholic, Jesuit and humanistic university providing education to more than 7,800 students. Situated along the Spokane River near downtown Spokane, Washington, Gonzaga is routinely recognized among the West’s best comprehensive regional universities.